This Act amends the Metropolitan Rivers Protection Act to require that local governments seeking to override the recommendations of planning commissions in regard to developments in protected river corridors must obtain a finding from the Director of the Environmental Protection Division that the application is consistent with the corridor land and water use plan or will provide protection equivalent to the corridor use plan.
Georgia State University Law Review,
CONSERVATION AND NATURAL RESOURCES Environmental Protection: Metropolitan Rivers,
Ga. St. U. L. Rev.
Available at: https://readingroom.law.gsu.edu/gsulr/vol2/iss2/50